- Cannes: Scott Thomas' glorious dip into darkness
Associated Press, Wednesday - 05/22/2013 - 03:28 PM
To convince Kristin Scott Thomas to play the bloodthirsty matriarch of "Only God Forgives," director Nicolas Winding Refn appealed to Scott Thomas - how else? - with the flattery of his own mother.
- 'GMA' host Roberts to write memoir about illness
Associated Press, Wednesday - 05/22/2013 - 09:14 AM
Robin Roberts will tell the story of her battle with a life-threatening illness in a new memoir.
- Germany celebrates composer Wagner's 200th
Associated Press, Wednesday - 05/22/2013 - 03:37 AM
Germany is celebrating the 200th anniversary of Richard Wagner with the unveiling Wednesday of a monument in the composer's birthplace of Leipzig.
- Harry Potter book with author notes sold for $228K
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Tuesday - 05/21/2013 - 04:37 PM
- Depardieu to play a Chechen man seeking revenge
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Tuesday - 05/21/2013 - 10:16 AM
- Cannes rolls out red carpet for Indian movies
Associated Press, Monday - 05/20/2013 - 12:34 PM
Indian cinema is being feted in Cannes on its 100th birthday. But amid the celebrations, the B-word - "Bollywood" - remains controversial.
- NBC hires news division chief from Britain
Phoenix Arizona Republic, Monday - 05/20/2013 - 11:22 AM
NBC has gone out of the company and out of the country to find a president for its news division.
- Ex-NFL WR Johnson arrested on probation violation
Associated Press, Monday - 05/20/2013 - 11:13 AM
Former NFL wide receiver Chad Johnson has been arrested on charges that he violated probation stemming from an altercation with his now ex-wife, TV reality star Evelyn Lozada.
- AP Interview: Soderbergh on quitting movies
Associated Press, Monday - 05/20/2013 - 07:13 AM
Steven Soderbergh is working on a new currency.
- Amalric plays a Frenchman in America in 'Jimmy P'
Associated Press, Monday - 05/20/2013 - 06:38 AM
Playing a Freudian analyst helped Mathieu Amalric overcome his fear and loathing of psychotherapy.
- 'Catching Fire' dampened but not drowned at Cannes
Associated Press, Saturday - 05/18/2013 - 07:30 PM
Little could lessen the fever-pitched excitement for "Hunger Games: Catching Fire," but heavy rain nevertheless dampened the film's lavish Cannes party.
- A Native American tale with international pedigree
Associated Press, Saturday - 05/18/2013 - 10:24 AM
It took an international production starring a Puerto Rican and a Frenchman to bring the Native American tale "Jimmy P.: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian" to the big screen.
- Documentary is an ode to NYC playground basketball
Daily Oklahoman, Saturday - 05/18/2013 - 10:01 AM
Half-moon hoops, double rims, chain-linked fences for out-of-bounds lines and no net that anyone can recall. Such is the imperfect urban landscape of playground basketball, what many consider the truest expression of the sport.